Mr. Fisher has over 35 years of business transactions, corporate governance, securities law and real estate experience. Mr. Fisher concentrates his practice in the areas of corporate and securities work for both public and private companies. He has substantial experience in public and private equity and debt offerings, venture capital financings, real estate securities, public and private M&A transactions, reverse mergers and PIPES. Mr. Fisher represents clients primarily in connection with business transactional matters, particularly securities regulation, taxation and real estate. Mr. Fisher represents high end life insurance agencies particularly in connection with premium finance and life settlement transactions, and is a licensed life insurance agent in California.
Mr. Fisher has been rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell since 1993. In 2008 Mr. Fisher was named one of San Diego’s top 100 Attorneys by the San Diego Daily Transcript, has been named one of the best lawyers in San Diego by the annual San Diego Magazine study every year since 2009, and has been named to Best Lawyers in America every year since 2012.
- Presentations and Teaching Experience
Mr. Fisher has been a recurrent instructor at the University of California San Diego in courses including Partnership Taxation, Real Estate Securities, Commercial Investment Real Estate and Corporate Finance. Mr. Fisher has lectured frequently before investment and real estate groups.
For six years Mr. Fisher was the Editor of the Syndication Advisor, a subscription publication on regulatory and tax matters effecting Real Estate Securities.
Thomas Jefferson School of Law, J.D. 1976
University of California San Diego, Bachelor’s Degree, 1973
Post Doctoral Degree Taxation, University of San Diego School of Law
Prior Law Firm Experience
K&L Gates LLP